Amber Stubbs is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Mathematics and Computer Science at Simmons University in Boston, MA. Her research is primarily in Natural Language Processing, with a focus on medical texts.
Amber received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brandeis University. She also co-authored the book Natural Language Annotation for Machine Learning with James Pustejovsky.
Recently she co-organized the 2018 n2c2 Natural Language Processing shared task on clinical data. This shared task featured two tracks:
Amber is a member of the Simmons Language Laboratory (SLANG), which has a blog she sometimes contributes to.
June 19, 2019
Updating publications, teaching, etc.
August 6, 2015
New website! Still tweaking the design, but the content is updated.
I had to take down the blog I hosted here because I couldn't keep up with the security updates, but I now have a new blog at Simmons: http://slis.simmons.edu/blogs/slang/. This blog has the posts that I'd originally put up here, so please check it out!